Secretariat Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina asked the ministers to ensure transparency and accountability during project implementation to continue the pace of developments.
Desk Report: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of noted musician and valiant freedom fighter Ahmed Imtiaz Bulbul.
Staff Correspondent: The submission of the investigation report of Bangladesh’s only LGBT magazine founder Xulhaz Mannan and his friend Mahbub Rabbi Tonoy case was deferred to February 18.
Staff Correspondent: Eminent musician, composer and freedom fighter Ahmed Imtiaz Bulbul passed away.
Staff Correspondent: Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal hassaid the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) President Lee Mikyung would convince the giant Korean companies like LG, Daewoo, Hyundai and Samsung to invest in Bangladesh.
Secretariat Correspondent: The cabinet has approved the draft speech of President Abdul Hamid to be delivered at the inaugural session of the 11th Parliament, which will begin on January 30 next.
Secretariat Correspondent: The cabinet has approved the draft of the national Action Plan on the disabled people in the light of the ‘Persons with Disabilities Rights and Protection Act 2013’ and the ‘Persons with Disabilities Rights and Protection Rules 2015’.
Desk Report: The cabinet on Monday approved a proposal for reconstituting the cabinet committee on reviewing the report of the Ninth Wage Board for journalists and employees working in newspapers and news agencies.
Staff Correspondent: Police recovered the body of a security guard from a Jamuna Bank ATM booth in capital's Baridhara area on Monday morning.
Risingbd Desk: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today asked the new cabinet to work with sincerity and honesty to fulfill the hopes and aspiration of the countrymen who reelected Awami League with huge mandate.
Staff Correspondent: Police's Criminal Investigation Department (CID) arrested former national footballer Kaiser Hamid on charge of cheating.
Staff Correspondent: The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court has granted bail to former minister Barrister Nazmul Huda in a bribery case.
Cox’s Bazar Correspondent: A suspected drug trader was killed and three policemen received injury in a gunfight between drug trader and police in Teknaf of Cox’s Bazar.
Staff Correspondent, Narayanganj: A fire broke out in a slum in Chandmari slum in Chandmari area of Narayanganj on Monday morning.
Staff Correspondent: The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has seized all the movable and immovable properties of former IFIC Bank director Lutfur Rahman Badal and his wife Soma Alam Rahman over the share market scam with the permission court.
Senior Correspondent: Jatiya Party (JP) Chairman Hussain Muhammad Ershad has fallen seriously ill. He has become weak alarmingly and cannot move easily. His physical condition has been deteriorating day by day. Currently, he cannot talk and recognise the acquaintances properly.
Entertainment Correspondent: It was Chinese New Year on Thursday (January 17). The event is celebrated in around 400 towns of 130 countries every year.